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Cornmeal Onion Johnnycakes

Overview

How to make Cornmeal Onion Johnnycakes from The Dharma Bums | CookFiction.com

Name: Cornmeal Onion Johnnycakes

Inspired by: The Dharma Bums

Serving Size: About 9 rounded smalls

Secret Ingredient: Philosophical questions

"I’d take some yellow corn meal...and provide the whole gang with delicious hots to go with their tea." - Ray Smith

Chef's Note

These simple corn snacks are fast and easy. Thanks reddit user /u/SamuelTremens for the recipe request!

Recipe

Making the Johnnycakes


You will need:

  • 1/2 cup cornmeal
  • 3 tablespoons onion, finely chopped
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 cup water
  • Oil, for frying

Instructions:

  1. Heat a frying pan with oil.
  2. In a medium bowl, combine all ingredients.
  3. Drop mixture by the tablespoon into hot oil.
  4. Flip to ensure they fully cook on both sides. Drain on paper towels if desired.
  5. Serve hot, with tea.

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How to make Cornmeal Onion Johnnycakes from The Dharma Bums | CookFiction.com

How to make Cornmeal Onion Johnnycakes from The Dharma Bums | CookFiction.com